Global airfares, hotel rates to rise in 2019: industry forecast

A passenger waiting for his flight to depart watches a plane take off from the domestic terminal at Ngurah Rai International Airport, Kuta, Bali, Indonesia December 4, 2017. REUTERS/Darren Whiteside/File Photo

SINGAPORE (Reuters) – A strong global economy and rising oil prices are expected to push up the cost of air travel in 2019, with fares seen rising 2.6 percent and hotel rates up 3.7 percent, although there are downside risks from a trade war, according to an industry forecast. In some countries, including India, New […]

Continue reading this article with a Fiji Times online membership.

More Stories